Portrait Of Linguists

Portrait Of Linguists

Author: Thomas A. Sebeok

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 9781441158741

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 616

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Portrait of Linguists is the standard biographical work in the history and theory of linguistics and a resource for all scholars of 18th, 19th and early 20th-century Western linguistics. Edited by Thomas A. Sebeok, this text contains articles by eminent scholars in English, French and German. Ninety-one biographies are featured, including Wilhelm von Humboldt, Jacob Grimm, Franz Bopp, Sir William Jones and Max Muller. They constitute a mass of information on the leading figures in linguistics, and include bibliographical information in addition to revealing the authors' thoughts on the various schools of linguistics. Arranged chronologically by subjects' year of birth, this two-volume work is also indexed at the end of volume 2 and is a valuable storehouse of information on the seminal figures in the mainstream of Western linguistics.
Portraits of Linguists: From Sir William Jones to Karl Brugmann
Language: de
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Authors: Thomas Albert Sebeok
Categories: Linguists
Type: BOOK - Published: 1966 - Publisher:

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Portrait Of Linguists
Language: en
Pages: 616
Authors: Thomas A. Sebeok
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-08-15 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Portrait of Linguists is the standard biographical work in the history and theory of linguistics and a resource for all scholars of 18th, 19th and early 20th-century Western linguistics. Edited by Thomas A. Sebeok, this text contains articles by eminent scholars in English, French and German. Ninety-one biographies are featured,
Portraits of Linguists: From Sir William Jones to Karl Brugmann
Language: de
Pages: 605
Authors: Thomas Albert Sebeok
Categories: Linguists
Type: BOOK - Published: 1966 - Publisher:

Books about Portraits of Linguists: From Sir William Jones to Karl Brugmann
Portrait Of Linguists
Language: en
Pages: 616
Authors: Thomas A. Sebeok
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-08-15 - Publisher: Thoemmes Continuum

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Toward a Historiography of Linguistics
Language: en
Pages: 222
Authors: E.F.K. Koerner
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1978-01-01 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing

The papers brought together in the present volume represent the essence of the author’s reflections on issues concerning linguistic historiography and of particular investigations in 19th and 20th century linguistic thought. The papers are clustered in three sections: I. Towards a Historiography of Linguistics, II. Appraisals of Individual Scholars, and